MARRIAGE CLOSURE THERAPY (MCT
What is it?
A therapeutic intervention that assists couples in their personal transition pre- and post-divorce
Who is it for?
Couples challenged by:
- Coming to a divorce or separation agreement
- Deep resentment
- One partner does not want the divorce
- Both spouses are very sad and/ or ambivalent about the divorce
- Spouses are angry and that anger is notably challenging to the child(ren)
Goals of Marriage Closure Therapy
External: To bring closure to the relationship through reconciliation or dissolution
Internal: Co-parenting, facilitating grief, establishing clear boundaries and helping "rejected" partner cope